Nokia Lumia 520 Ilse Jurriën : February 25th 2013 - 15:38 CET
Nokia Lumia 520 smartphone : Nokia unveils a new Lumia smartphone at the Mobile World Congress. The Nokia Lumia 520 is Nokia's most affordable Windows Phone 8 smartphone, delivering experiences normally only found in high-end smartphones. The Lumia 520 features the same digital camera lens found on the flagship Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Music for free music comes straight out of the box and even offline. A 1GHz dual core processor and a 4-inch super sensitive touchscreen make for a more responsive and immersive content experience than can usually be found at this price. The Nokia Lumia 520 is a fun and affordable smartphone with free music and the Here location suite.
Nokia Lumia 520 Windows Phone
This Windows Phone 8 device delivers the best overall experiences of any smartphone in its range. The Nokia Lumia 520 is the perfect choice for people looking to upgrade to Lumia and to Windows Phone and wanting a taste of some of that high-end innovation. The Nokia Lumia 520 is the first affordable smartphone to come with the same super sensitive touch technology found on the Nokia Lumia 920 and Nokia Lumia 820. That means you can tap and scroll on the touchscreen using your nails, car keys or even wearing gloves. If you’re just using your fingers, it makes the four inch display much more responsive.
5MP camera on the Nokia Lumia 520
The Nokia Lumia 520’s five-megapixel autofocus camera adds a touch of fun to taking pictures with Nokia’s digital camera lenses. Cinemagraph brings pictures to life with animation and allows you to easily share the fun with friends on Facebook, Twitter or via email. The Lumia 520 also features Smart Shoot to take multiple group pictures with a single click, allowing you to choose the best expression for the perfect shot or even remove people altogether. The Panorama lens provides an easy way to capture super-wide-angled photos of any beautiful scene. The Nokia Lumia 520 comes with 8GB internal memory - double most smartphones in this price range - and supports micro SD cards up to 64GB. Download the product sheet to learn more about the Nokia Lumia 520.
Nokia Lumia 520 price & availability
The Nokia Lumia 520 comes in five colors; yellow, red, cyan, white and black - if you can’t decide which one you want, the shells are exchangeable so you can change to a new colour whenever you fancy. Roll-out is planned to begin in March 2013 in Hong Kong and Vietnam, before expanding broadly in the second quarter of 2013 to markets in Europe, Asia - including China and India - Latin America and Africa. The Nokia Lumia 520 price is set at €139,-, before taxes and subsidies. The Nokia Lumia 520 is also planned to roll out in the United States with T-Mobile. Availability of colors and optional Lumia accessories may differ per country. Check the Nokia website in your region for more details.
Nokia Lumia 520 review
As soon as we receive a test sample, we will put this Windows Phone smartphone to the test and publish a full Nokia Lumia 520 review, including a sample photo gallery with high resolution pictures and videos. In the mean time you may want to take a look at another Nokia Lumia review.